The table below looks at the statistics for MCSE in IT jobs advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCSE over the 3 months to 17 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Rank 88 78 96
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +18
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 42 48 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 2.08% 2.48% 2.10%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.66% 8.30% 6.73%
Number of salaries quoted 25 30 36
Average salary £33,750 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.57% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
MCSE
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Buckinghamshire region.

Qualifications Category
Buckinghamshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
631 578 669
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 31.28% 29.84% 31.25%
Number of salaries quoted 457 462 582
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £59,920 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

MCSE
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MCSE across the Buckinghamshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

MCSE Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

MCSE
Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing MCSE across the Buckinghamshire region.

MCSE Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

MCSE
Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MCSE across the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 17 December 2014.

MCSE Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

MCSE
Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MCSE within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 17 December 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes -9 25 £35,000 - 3
High Wycombe +5 6 £35,000 - 2
Buckingham - 2 £27,500 -
Chesham +1 1 £27,500 +10.00%
MCSE
South East

MCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, IT jobs across the Buckinghamshire region citing MCSE also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited MCSE.

1 72 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 57 (79.17%) Windows
3 54 (75.00%) Microsoft
4 43 (59.72%) Active Directory
5 39 (54.17%) Windows Server 2008
6 36 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 34 (47.22%) VMware
8 33 (45.83%) MCITP
9 32 (44.44%) MS Exchange
10 28 (38.89%) VMware Infrastructure
11 25 (34.72%) Windows Server 2003
12 23 (31.94%) MS Excel
12 23 (31.94%) SAN
13 21 (29.17%) Exchange Server 2010
14 20 (27.78%) SQL Server
14 20 (27.78%) MCSA
14 20 (27.78%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 20 (27.78%) Hyper-V
15 18 (25.00%) SQL
15 18 (25.00%) Citrix
15 18 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
16 17 (23.61%) HP
16 17 (23.61%) Lync
17 16 (22.22%) MCTS
18 15 (20.83%) Exchange Server 2013
19 13 (18.06%) MCP
19 13 (18.06%) NAS
19 13 (18.06%) Office 365
20 12 (16.67%) Clustering
21 11 (15.28%) MS Office

MCSE
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, IT jobs across the Buckinghamshire region citing MCSE also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited MCSE. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 32 (44.44%) MS Exchange
2 21 (29.17%) Exchange Server 2010
3 18 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
4 17 (23.61%) Lync
5 15 (20.83%) Exchange Server 2013
6 11 (15.28%) SharePoint
7 9 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2003
8 6 (8.33%) IIS
9 5 (6.94%) BizTalk Server
10 3 (4.17%) SharePoint 2010
11 2 (2.78%) Apache
12 1 (1.39%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 23 (31.94%) MS Excel
2 11 (15.28%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 13 (18.06%) Office 365
2 5 (6.94%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (5.56%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (31.94%) SAN
2 13 (18.06%) NAS
3 10 (13.89%) TCP/IP
3 10 (13.89%) Firewall
4 6 (8.33%) Network Security
5 5 (6.94%) iSCSI
6 4 (5.56%) Internet
6 4 (5.56%) Fibre Channel
7 3 (4.17%) LAN
7 3 (4.17%) WAN
8 2 (2.78%) DNS
8 2 (2.78%) Broadband
8 2 (2.78%) VoIP
8 2 (2.78%) Unified Communications
9 1 (1.39%) MPLS
9 1 (1.39%) PBX
9 1 (1.39%) VPN
9 1 (1.39%) SMTP
9 1 (1.39%) DHCP
9 1 (1.39%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (27.78%) SQL Server
2 5 (6.94%) Relational Database
3 3 (4.17%) MySQL
4 2 (2.78%) RDBMS
4 2 (2.78%) SSDT
4 2 (2.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.39%) SQL Server 2000
General
1 4 (5.56%) Finance
1 4 (5.56%) Banking
1 4 (5.56%) Local Government
2 2 (2.78%) Retail
3 1 (1.39%) Legal
3 1 (1.39%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 19 (26.39%) Consultant
2 13 (18.06%) Support Engineer
3 12 (16.67%) Systems Engineer
4 11 (15.28%) 3rd Line Support
4 11 (15.28%) Technical Consultant
5 6 (8.33%) Server Specialist
6 5 (6.94%) Windows Systems Engineer
6 5 (6.94%) Technical Specialist
6 5 (6.94%) 2nd Line Support
7 4 (5.56%) Systems Administrator
7 4 (5.56%) Analyst
7 4 (5.56%) Technical Support
7 4 (5.56%) Administrator
7 4 (5.56%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 3 (4.17%) Virtualisation Consultant
8 3 (4.17%) Exchange Engineer
8 3 (4.17%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 3 (4.17%) Storage Consultant
8 3 (4.17%) Senior Technical Consultant
8 3 (4.17%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.78%) .NET
2 1 (1.39%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 12 (16.67%) Clustering
2 5 (6.94%) Mainframe
3 3 (4.17%) EqualLogic
3 3 (4.17%) Replication
4 2 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 57 (79.17%) Windows
2 39 (54.17%) Windows Server 2008
3 36 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 25 (34.72%) Windows Server 2003
5 10 (13.89%) Windows 7
6 6 (8.33%) Windows 2000
7 5 (6.94%) Windows 2000 Server
7 5 (6.94%) UNIX
7 5 (6.94%) Windows NT
8 2 (2.78%) Windows XP
8 2 (2.78%) Windows Vista
8 2 (2.78%) Windows 8
9 1 (1.39%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (13.89%) ITIL
1 10 (13.89%) Migration
2 8 (11.11%) Mentoring
3 5 (6.94%) PRINCE2
4 4 (5.56%) MOF
4 4 (5.56%) Coaching
5 3 (4.17%) Technical Architecture
5 3 (4.17%) People Management
5 3 (4.17%) Business Continuity
5 3 (4.17%) Change Management
5 3 (4.17%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (2.78%) Service Delivery
6 2 (2.78%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (2.78%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (2.78%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (2.78%) Problem Management
6 2 (2.78%) Incident Management
6 2 (2.78%) Waterfall
6 2 (2.78%) High Availability
7 1 (1.39%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 18 (25.00%) SQL
2 2 (2.78%) T-SQL
2 2 (2.78%) C#
2 2 (2.78%) Java
Qualifications
1 72 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 33 (45.83%) MCITP
3 20 (27.78%) MCSA
3 20 (27.78%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 16 (22.22%) MCTS
5 13 (18.06%) MCP
6 11 (15.28%) Cisco Certification
6 11 (15.28%) CCNA
7 8 (11.11%) Degree
8 6 (8.33%) CCA
8 6 (8.33%) Citrix Certification
8 6 (8.33%) CCEA
8 6 (8.33%) VCAP
8 6 (8.33%) NCDA
8 6 (8.33%) NCIE
9 3 (4.17%) VTSP
9 3 (4.17%) VCDX
9 3 (4.17%) Security Cleared
9 3 (4.17%) CCNP
10 2 (2.78%) CNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (12.50%) SLA
2 2 (2.78%) QA
3 1 (1.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.39%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 43 (59.72%) Active Directory
2 28 (38.89%) VMware Infrastructure
3 20 (27.78%) Hyper-V
4 8 (11.11%) VMware ESX
5 7 (9.72%) Microsoft App-V
6 6 (8.33%) Forefront TMG
7 5 (6.94%) vSphere
7 5 (6.94%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 5 (6.94%) Terminal Services
7 5 (6.94%) ISA Server
8 4 (5.56%) XenServer
9 3 (4.17%) XenDesktop
9 3 (4.17%) XenApp
10 1 (1.39%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 8 (11.11%) SCOM
2 6 (8.33%) SCVMM
3 5 (6.94%) SCCM
3 5 (6.94%) BladeLogic
4 4 (5.56%) Backup Exec
4 4 (5.56%) SCOrch
4 4 (5.56%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 4 (5.56%) SCSM
4 4 (5.56%) Windows Intune
5 3 (4.17%) NetBackup
5 3 (4.17%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 1 (1.39%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 54 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 34 (47.22%) VMware
3 18 (25.00%) Citrix
4 17 (23.61%) HP
5 11 (15.28%) Dell
6 9 (12.50%) Cisco
7 6 (8.33%) NetApp
7 6 (8.33%) Veeam
8 4 (5.56%) Symantec
8 4 (5.56%) Intel
9 3 (4.17%) PlateSpin
9 3 (4.17%) EMC
10 1 (1.39%) Avaya
10 1 (1.39%) Juniper
10 1 (1.39%) Mitel
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum + Bonus + Good Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
CML Offshore Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £200,000 per annum No Tax, Relocation, Bonus, Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Amersham, Buckinghamshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £30k - 37k per year + Car and Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Focus IT Recruitment
Posted: 6 days ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Davanti Solutions
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Atech Support
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago